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Creators:
Science Service
Dates:
1920-1979
Size:
41.04 Cubic feet (114 boxes)
Collection ID:
NASM.1987.0125
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

Science Service was founded in 1921 by newspaper publisher Edward Willis Scripps (1854-1926) and the zoologist William Emerson Ritter (1856-1944) as a news service for the purpose of disseminating information on scientific progress to the public, and to "present facts in readable and interesting form." The Science Service Astronomy and Astronautics files in the National Air and Space Archives consists of papers, news releases, articles, newspaper and magazine clippings, and technical papers pertaining mainly to astronomy and astronautics and dating from the late 1920s through the early 1970s.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory. Science Media Group
Dates:
1994-2013
Size:
5 cu. ft. (5 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 17-067
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The Science Media Group (SMG) was founded by Dr. Matthew H. Schneps and Dr. Philip Michael Sadler as an experimental project to explore novel applications of video in the service of science education. In operation at the Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory and the Harvard College Observatory from 1989 to 2013, this accession consists of...

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Creators:
History of Science Society
Dates:
1978-1984
Size:
1.5 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 99-120
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records were created and maintained by Joan Warnow-Blewett in her duties as chair of the Joint Committee on Archives of Science and Technology (JCAST) from 1978 through 1984. They were kept in the archives of the Niels Bohr Library at the American Institute of Physics after the project was completed until April 1999. The records of ...

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Creators:
History of Science Society
Dates:
1966-1999
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 00-015
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of files about the Isis Current Bibliography, a published index to Isis, a publication sponsored by the History of Science Society. These files were created and maintained by the index's editor, John Neu. Materials document the publication of the four cumulations of the annual bibliographies; the establishment of t...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Science Education Center
Dates:
2015
Collection ID:
Accession 16-021
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the LASER i3 program website, maintained by the Smithsonian Science Education Center (SSEC), as it existed on August 14, 2015. The website provides information about the grant-funded program to evaluate the effectiveness of an inquiry-based science education model (Leadership and Assistance for Science Education ...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Science Education Center
Dates:
2012-2014
Collection ID:
Accession 14-264
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the main Smithsonian Science Education Center (SSEC) website as it existed on July 3, 2014. SSEC is jointly administered by the Smithsonian Institution and the National Academies. The website replaced the former National Science Resources Center website when the office changed its name in 2013. The SSEC website ...

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Creators:
Science Service
Dates:
1920s-1970s
Size:
68.75 cu. ft. (68 record storage boxes) (1 document box) (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 90-105
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records constitute the morgue files for the Science Service, and as such contain past articles, press releases and other materials produced by the Science Service. In addition are supplemental photographs, news clippings, scientific papers and articles, obituaries and related topical information. Files are categorized according to Libra...

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Creators:
Science Service
Dates:
1961-1975
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 01-122
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records document research, advances, and events concerning contraceptive pills. Materials include newspaper clippings, journal articles, press releases, memoranda, and published and unpublished reports.

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Creators:
Reingold, Nathan, 1927-
Dates:
1952-1991
Size:
29 cu. ft. (29 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7470
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The papers of Nathan Reingold document his research on the history of American science, his professional activities, and his careers at the National Archives and Records Service, Library of Congress, and Smithsonian Institution. Included is incoming and outgoing correspondence, 1952-1991, with colleagues, publishers, administrators, profession...

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Creators:
History of Science Society
Dates:
2002-2008
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 09-220
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of quarterly newsletters of the History of Science Society. As of September 2009, all History of Science Society newsletters, beginning with January 2002, are also available at https://hssonline.org.

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